08 Jul Modifying A 3D Printed Vacuum Forming Tool In 3 Days

A customer needed a Catalysis FX™ vacuum forming tool modified quickly. For this request, we machined the tool, 3D printed 6 new sections for modified area and added the new sections to the tool. We modified tool and delivered ...

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25 May Modification Of A Mold Using 3D Printing & Tooling

We recently completed a project where the customer requested a tool modification. Most people think that modifying means it requires machining. However, with our 3D printed tooling technology, we just printed an insert and post ...

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16 Feb What was the motivation behind starting Catalysis?

What was the motivation behind starting Catalysis & how are we using 3d printed tooling to disrupt the tooling industry? Catalysis was started because of the opportunity to reduce cost & time for tooling due to the fact that ...

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04 Feb Pulp Paper Tooling – Unique Ways To Use 3D Printing

We’ve been working on development tooling for pulp paper forming! For this process, a pulp water solution is used to pull through the tool to form the part. The tool is a stainless steel 3D printed metal tool with 9,000 honeycomb ...

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29 Sep 3D Printed Tooling Options : Direct Print vs 3D Printed Tool

Did you know there are different ways to use 3D printed tooling? You can choose to either print one part directly and have the one part or print a tool that can make 1000’s of parts. OPTION 1: 3D PRINT THE PART DIRECTLY  the part is ...

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